Region: Sarapiqui Region

La Quinta Lodge

28 en suite private guest bungalows spread throughout the tropical gardens close to the Sarapiquí River

Selva Verde Lodge

A well-run lodge attracts birdwatching groups and individuals to its splendid riverside location by the impressive Sarapiqui River

Hacienda La Isla

Formed from a converted colonial Spanish cacao farm set along a stream, in which wildlife can be seen.

Maquenque Eco-Lodge

The perfect model for rewilding and sustainable wildlife tourism in Costa Rica.


This popular inland Caribbean region boasts the eponymous river with its rafting possibilities – white-water or gentle – and the exemplary La Selva Biological Station for guided primary jungle walks and rainforest education. There is plenty of wildlife to be seen in the prolific forests including various bird and poison dart frog species, and neotropical … Continued